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Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Frostburg, MD, United States
The mission of the Frostburg State University Engineering Program is to provide excellent undergraduate education in engineering; to establish close partnership with and provide technical knowledge to industry, government and local business; to contribute to economic development within the state of Maryland, specifically in the Western Maryland region.
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Overview

Program highlights

  • Work in multi-disciplinary teams with students from other departments to develop your critical thinking and communication skills.
  • Use state-of-the-art engineering technology housed in Compton Science Center, home to the Engineering and Physics departments, where you can find the robotics lab, nanotechnology lab and a variety of other great resources.
  • Participate in research projects and earn the opportunity to present your work at a regional or national conference on an Frostburg State University faculty-led trip.
  • Take on a work-study as a lab assistant and gain experience with the technology you will use in your career as a professional.
  • Join other students in the Physics & Engineering Club or the National Society of Black Engineers.

Career

The outlook for engineers in general varies greatly, as there are numerous professions one can follow within the broad engineering field, such as environmental, geological or civil engineer or architect. Many engineers are employed by state and federal governments to make sure projects comply with current regulations. New construction materials and increased environmental awareness drive the generation of new rules and create demand for up-to-date engineers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Introduction to Engineering Design
  • Fundamentals of Energy Engineering
  • Engineering Seminar
  • Introduction to Computer-Aided Design
  • Electronics and Instrumentation 
  • Fund. Digital and Electric Circuits Lab
  • Digital Logic Design
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Electronic Circuits Lab
  • Computer Organization
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Mechatronic and Robotic Design
  • Statics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Dynamics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Transfer Processes 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Submit an original Application for Admission to Frostburg State University. 
  • Pay the one-time application fee of $45.00 (USD) to Frostburg State University. 
  • Submit official or school certified academic transcript(s) from all high schools and/or colleges/universities attended.  
  • Submit an International Student Certification of Financial Support form along with required supporting financial documents.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6700 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Frostburg

  • 1216 - 2060 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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